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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 12%
Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 12, 2012 at 13:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 02' North
Longitude: 63° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.92 meters/second, 1612.5 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.70 miwest0° 00' 12.1"0.23 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.4"1001.91 miwest0° 12' 13.7"14.01 misouth1002.10 mi
24 hours12° 04' 36.5"834.25 mieast4° 59' 57.2"343.51 misouth903.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Boa VistaFri 9:28 AM356 km221 miles192 nmEast E
Puerto AyacuchoFri 8:58 AM504 km313 miles272 nmNorthwest NW
Ciudad BolívarFri 8:58 AM564 km351 miles305 nmNorth N
San Fernando de ApureFri 8:58 AM665 km413 miles359 nmNorthwest NW
LindenFri 9:28 AM708 km440 miles382 nmEast-northeast ENE
Georgetown (Guyana)Fri 9:28 AM762 km474 miles412 nmEast-northeast ENE
New AmsterdamFri 9:28 AM793 km493 miles428 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManausFri 9:28 AM807 km501 miles436 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Nieuw NickerieFri 10:28 AM833 km517 miles450 nmEast-northeast ENE
San FernandoFri 9:28 AM845 km525 miles457 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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